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Roofing

Frequently Asked Questions

The roof is a crucial element to the maintenance of any construction as it has to endure the full force of mother nature. A good roof is essential and will protect the structure from the elements. At McVeigh Parker we provide a wide range of roofing material to enable you to build the long or short-term solution you need. It is vital for the roofing to be resistant to all the elements including u.v. rays. Our stock includes Onduline Roofing, which is an extremely tough, lightweight corrugated roofing and sheet material. Materials vary according to the aesthetic and durability required. McVeigh Parker has depots across the country, with collect in depot and efficient delivery services available. You can browse our selection of roofing materials, tools and fixings online below. If you need any assistance or advice in selecting the best roofing materials for you then you can get in touch with a member of our expert team on 03330 050115.

  1. Onduline Roofing
    Onduline Roofing
    From: £17.71 £14.76 Regular Price £17.71
  2. Onduline Ridge
    Onduline Ridge
    From: £15.02 £12.52 Regular Price £15.02
  3. Onduline Nails
    Onduline Nails
    From: £33.38 £27.82 Regular Price £33.38
  4. Plywood 2440mm x 1220mm
    Plywood 2440mm x 1220mm
    From: £39.91 £33.26 Regular Price £39.91

Onduline Questions & Answers

Onduline roofing is a lightweight, eco-friendly and easy to install roofing solution. It offers fast waterproofing and can withstand windspeeds of up to 120mph (192 kph). This versatile option is a premium upgrade to shed felt and comes with a 15 year manufacturers guarantee.

Onduline roofing should be treated as a fragile roof so you should never walk on it directly. If you do need to walk over it the use of crawl boards will be required. Care must be taken not to damage the corrugations.

Onduline is made from 50% recycled content and is an extremely tough, lightweight, corrugated roofing material manufactured utilising a base board produced from recycled cellulose fibres which is saturated with bitumen under intense pressure and heat. Onduline sheets are finished with a colour pigment and resin impregnation process which “stains” the colour into the sheet to provide excellent colour retention properties and enhanced U.V. resistance.

Onduline roof sheets are a lightweight roofing system and should be treated accordingly. Onduline is a very durable and extremely tough roof sheet once installed on a roof in accordance with the Onduline fixing instructions.

Onduline has been manufacturing bituminous corrugated roofing systems for nearly 80 years, and is the global market leader. The roofing sheets are perfect for meeting today’s requirement for ‘greener’ construction solutions. They are made from 50% to 60% of recycled fibres. and have one of the lowest carbon footprints when compared to other roofing products. Asbestos free, contain no hazardous materials and are completely safe for both animals and humans.